ANGEL BUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256409
Date first listed:
25-Jun-1993
Statutory Address:
ANGEL BUILDINGS, ANGEL INN YARD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ANGEL BUILDINGS, ANGEL INN YARD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 30217 33633

Details

LEEDS

SE3033NW ANGEL INN YARD 714-1/76/16 (South side) 25/06/93 Angel Buildings

II

Inn, now shop premises. Late C18 with probably later C19 alterations. Red-brown brick in 1:4 and irregular English Bond, rendered on ground floor and decorated with hoodmoulds and key stones; roof not visible, possible coping left, end stacks forward of ridge. 3 storeys and attics over cellars, 2 bays with ground-floor passage right. Late C20 shop entrance and window left, 3-light window right and round-arched passage entrance far right. 2 casement windows with margin lights and flat brick arches to 1st floor, 2 smaller almost square casements to 2nd floor, inserted window between. Stone blocks set into walls at 2nd and 3rd floor levels. Left return: tall staircase window of 8 x 4 panes; right return: entrance from passage has double doors of 3 fielded-panels in a moulded casing with fascia above with name 'Angel Buildings'. INTERIOR: the side passage entrance opens into a narrow hall with shop premises to left and stairs at far end; a timber partition on the right has a doorway and window into rear premises not examined. Cellars: stone steps, 2 brick segmental vaulted rooms to rear, one with stone barrel ramp and steps from the rear yard, stone floors, a reused timber with mortice hole and slots used as a floor beam at the foot of the steps, front-room floor carried on joists. Stairs from ground to 2nd floor: fine turned column on vase balusters and ramped handrail damaged by insertion of scaffolding on upper floor. Upper-floor ceiling beams cased in. The oldest purpose-built inn building surviving in the yards off Briggate, it probably originally stood higher than the street frontage shops, with access from Briggate and Lands Lane.



Listing NGR: SE3021733633

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
464941
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 08 Apr 2007
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